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WELCOMING BACK OUR OLD FRIEND CAVALRY AS &FRIENDS DIVIDES INTO TWO!

Breakups can be tough, but this one? We’re actually pretty stoked about it! You can soon say hello (or perhaps, welcome back) to our old buddy Cavalry. Here’s the scoop:   A few years back, our content production team at &FRIENDS joined forces with the freelance talent platform Cavalry. Together, they formed a powerful partnership, supporting each …

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Are Companies facing challenges working with remote freelancers?

We’re a freelancer management platform, so of course we’re advocates of working with freelancers to handle the ebbs and flows of projects! We do however recognise that there can be challenges involved in working with a contingent workforce, especially when it comes to remote freelancers – Would you agree? We asked our LinkedIn, followers if …

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COMPANIES LEVERAGING FREELANCERS TO IMPROVE FLEXIBILITY IN MANAGING WORKLOADS

 We asked our Linkedin followers: ‘Has hiring freelancers improved your company’s flexibility in managing workloads?’ With 84% of people voting yes and only 16% voting no, you can guess our stance!    With 84% of people voting yes and only 16% voting no, you can guess our stance!    At &FRIENDS, we actively implement what …

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Integrating your freelance hires into your company strategy sessions – Yes or No?

Via a recent linkedin poll we asked you whether you include your freelancers into your companies internal strategy discussions. Here were the results. Yes: 70% No: 30% Although in some cases it might be dependant on certain factors such as, freelancer experience, how long they have been with, or will be with, the company, or …

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